Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for SQL Server 2012 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SQL Server 2012 over the 6 months to 16 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft SQL Server 2012
Bedfordshire > Bedford
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +16
Contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 6 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 8.33% 3.70% 13.85%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 33.33% 30.77% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 18
Bedford median daily rate £315 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% -14.29%
Bedfordshire median daily rate £315 £325 £300
% change year-on-year -3.08% +8.33% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £42.50

SQL Server 2012 is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
Bedford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 18 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 25.00% 12.04% 29.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 18
Bedford median daily rate £335 £363 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.65% -5.60% +13.85%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £369 £440 £483
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £45.00

SQL Server 2012
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing SQL Server 2012 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedford

SQL Server 2012
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SQL Server 2012 in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for SQL Server 2012 in Bedford

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SQL Server 2012 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for SQL Server 2012.

1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Java
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 5 (83.33%) CRM
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) ETL
2 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (16.67%) Snagit
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe
3 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
3 1 (16.67%) RoboHelp
3 1 (16.67%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (16.67%) InDesign
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio

SQL Server 2012
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Acrobat
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) InDesign
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (16.67%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (16.67%) RoboHelp
1 1 (16.67%) Snagit
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (83.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (83.33%) RDBMS
2 5 (83.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Database Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Database Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
1 5 (83.33%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Author
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Author
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) CRM
1 5 (83.33%) ETL
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) Java
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft